Kids Week 2016

Andover

Addison Gallery of American Art
Phillips Academy 180 Main Street, Andover, MA
(978) 749-4342
We are inviting you to drop in at your convenience and explore the Addison's winter exhibitions through hands-on activities related to themes related to “home.”

Bedford

Bedford Free Public Library
7 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA
(781) 275-9440
The Library is having an event for February vacation for kids, between the 3rd-5th grade to have fun. Click here to see the events that are occurring for February vacation: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events

Double Tree Bedford Hotel
44 Middlesex Turnpike, Bedford, MA
(781) 275-8956
Extend your stay and use your extra day to explore nearby Boston, Concord or historic Lexington.  Take advantage of our extensive on-site amenities including an indoor pool, tennis courts and Atlantis Sports Club and Spa.  Or just enjoy the serenity of beautiful Bedford.

Chelmsford

Chelmsford Center for Arts
1A North Road, Chelmsford, MA
(978) 250-3780 (Contact: Susan Gates)
The Chelmsford Center for the Arts offers a wide variety of entertainment options from country, jazz, rock, and classical music, to art exhibits, children's events, theater and dance for February vacation. Click here to see the events that’s coming for February: http://www.chelmsfordarts.org/calendar/

The Glenview Pub and Grill
248 Princeton Street, North Chelmsford, MA
(978) 251-3591
The Glenview pub and grill will be doing kids eat free at lunch and dinner Monday –Friday

Concord

Concord Museum
On Cambridge Turnpike at Lexington Road, Concord, MA
(978) 369-9763 (Contact: Emer McCourt)
The Concord Museum is the one place where all of Concord’s remarkable past is brought to life through an inspiring collection of historical, literary, and decorative arts treasures. Family Design Day February 13, 1:00-3:00pm, design your dream room with architects from BSA Space Center for Architecture Design. Families will explore the exhibit “Middlesex County Modern” to learn about the features and principles of modern architecture, then design their own dream room using recycled materials. Tickets for members will be $15 per person, and $20 for non-members.

On February 15th from 1:00-2:00pm Steve Wood’s first historical interpretation, “A Visit with President Lincoln,” includes stories of Lincoln’s early life, campaign debates, the Civil War, and the Gettysburg Address. Ticket cost for members will be $10/$5 for children.

On February 15th and February 18th from 11:30am-3:00pm, you can get creative during vacation with crafts in the museum, which will be free admission for members. Children’s Tea: A Teddy Bear Tea, on February 19th from 12:00pm-1pm, and the 20th from 2:00-3:00 pm delight your child and grandchildren with an afternoon of tea for just the two of you! Seating will be at 12:00 pm and 2:00pm, tickets for members will be $15 per person, and non-members $20 per person. Click here the see the events that’s occurring for February: http://www.concordmuseum.org/calendar

Verrill Farm
11 Wheeler Road, Concord, MA
(978) 369-4494
Menus, instruction and hands-on participation are geared for specific ages to make each class suitable and fun for the chefs-in-training!   Kids leave with cooking confidence and the food they have prepared. Click here to see the events: http://www.verrillfarm.com/cooking-classes.html

Lexington

Lexington Visitor Center
1875 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA
(781) 862-5995 (Contact: Molyna Richards)
Learn how to use your voice in a fun and supportive setting while learning professional tips and singing custom arrangements of your favorite songs. Click here to see the calendar: http://www.lexingtonchamber.org/events/calendar/2016-02-01

Liberty Ride
Leaves from the Visitors Center, 1875 Massachusetts Avenue,  Lexington, MA
(781) 862-0500 ext. 260 (Contact: Masha Traber)  
The Liberty Ride is a project of the Town of Lexington’s Tourism Committee. Liberty Ride guides and trolley are available for group tours. Click here to see the events: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=02420

Pinot’s Palette Lexington
7A Meriam Street, Lexington, MA
(781) 862-3200
We proudly serve Arts/Entertainment/Parties/Paint and Sip/Art Classes to Lexington. Click here to see the events: https://www.pinotspalette.com/lexingtoncenter/classes

Lincoln

DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road, Lincoln, MA
(781) 259-8355 (Contact: Bruce Smith)
Enjoy nature and art during vacation. Families, adults, beginners, and children alike can participate in the activities during February vacation. Click here, or the link above to see the websites events or homepage: http://www.decordova.org/calendar/2016-W8

Historic New England- The Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road, Lincoln, MA
(781) 259-8089 (contact: Wendy Hubbard)
Many of the trees are more than one hundred years old. At this is the time of year, they put forth a profusion of blossoms in all sizes and shapes. Click here to see more information: http://www.historicnewengland.org/events-programs/events-calendar

Littleton

Indian Hill Music
36 King Street, Littleton, MA
(978) 486-9524 (Evanthea Vlahakis)
Be moved by the Orchestra of Indian Hill. Hear our masterful Music School faculty and Orchestra musicians in jazz, folk, and classical recitals. Observe the magic of a student masterclass with our guest musicians. Click here to see the events: http://www.indianhillmusic.org/calendar.html

Lowell

2016 Lowell Winterfest
Downtown Lowell, MA
(978) 459-6150
Lowell Kids Week consists of nearly fifty free programs happening during school vacation week in February. Movies, stories, crafts, sports, and more. Click on the link above for more information

American Textile History Museum
 491 Dutton Street, Lowell, MA
(978) 441-0400
The American Textile History Museum provide you with the significance, a new understanding and appreciation, of wool. Click here for more information: http://www.http://www.athm.org/

Angkor Dance Troup
40 French St. 3rd Floor, Lowell, MA
978-275-1823
The Dance Troupe will be part of the Lowell Kid's Week and we have an hour long workshop on February 20th from 2-3pm.

Center for Community Health and Wellness
295 Varnum Avenue, Lowell, MA
(978) 788-7368
Lowell General Hospital will be partnering with the University of Massachusetts Lowell’s Athletic department for an event on February 18th at 3:30pm. This event will be a part of Lowell Kids Week. Several players from the UML women’s & men’s basketball teams will be having an open shoot around at the Tsongas Center.

Lowell Memorial Auditorium
50 East Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA
(978) 937-8688
The 70th Anniversary of the Golden Gloves presented by Lowell Sun Charities returns for another year of exciting amateur boxing actions!

Lowell National Historical Park
67 Kirk Street, Lowell, MA
(978) 970-5025
Lowell Kids Week is just one part of the exciting family programming planned for the upcoming year at Lowell National Historical Park. Click here for more information: http://www.nps.gov/lowe/index.htm

Merrimack Repertory Theatre
50 East Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA
(978) 654-4678
We tell your stories. We produce plays with people whose relationships, conflicts and joys you will recognize from your own life.

New England Quilt Museum
18 Shattuck Street, Lowell, MA
(978)452-4207
NEQM is the only Northeast venue to showcase these award-winning quilts from the international competition of the Japanese Handicraft Instructors' Association. Click here to see when the event occurs: http://www.nequiltmuseum.org/exhibitions-2015-2016.html

Tsongas Center at Umass Lowell
300 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Lowell, MA
(978) 934-5761
Watch the Umass Lowell River Hawks hockey team play hockey.

Westford

Burtons Grill
1 Cornerstone Square, Westford, MA
(978) 692-1220
We will be offering half priced kids meals during school vacation week with the purchase of an entree.

The Butterfly Place
120 Tyngsboro Road, Westford, MA
(978) 392-0955
See New England butterflies and tropical species from all over the world. Walk along a winding pathway.